Hitler, Deutsche Reich, Bohemia and Moravia

Dublin Core

Title

Hitler, Deutsche Reich, Bohemia and Moravia

Subject

Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945--On postage stamps
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945--Pictorial works.
Bohemia and Moravia (Protectorate, 1939-1945)
Czechoslovakia--History--1938-1945--Pictorial works.

Description

A purple definitive stamp from Bohemia and Moravia during the Second World War. The postage value listed in the bottom left corner is 4 K (Bohemian and Moravian koruna). Printed with steel engraving. In 1939, Germany annexed Czechoslovakia. They formed the Protecoriate Böhmen and Mähren which then issued its own stamps, including some of Hitler such as this example. This is one of many stamps which depict the H. Hoffman portrait of Adolph Hitler.

Creator

Josef Sejpka (1885-1952)

Source

None

Rights

Stamp is in the public domain in Germany because the copyright expires 70 years after 1 January after death of the creator.

Format

Materials: Ink, Paper, Adhesive
Dimensions: 24.5 x 27 mm
Perforations gauge: 12 1/2

Language

de

Type

Still Image

Identifier

2022EMISC_0018
Michel DE-BM 103
Stamp Number DE-BM 76
Yvert et Tellier DE-BM 91
Stanley Gibbons DE-BM 92
AFA number DE-BM 92
POFIS DE-BM 92
Unificato DE-BM 91

Date Issued

1942-07-22

Citation

Josef Sejpka (1885-1952), “Hitler, Deutsche Reich, Bohemia and Moravia,” Wayne State University - School of Information Sciences, accessed November 30, 2022, https://waynestateu.omeka.net/items/show/888.

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